Nowhere BoyVarietyControl. Visual artist Sam Taylor-Wood will be directing.
Nowhere Boy focuses on Lennon's tumultuous youth and relationship with his Aunt Mimi (Kristin Scott Thomas) and mother (Anne-Marie Duff). The film follows Lennon (Aaron Johnson) from birth until the 1950s when he was about to form the Quarrymen. Production has already begun in Liverpool. Weinstein Co. is looking for a year-end or 2010 release.